Filippo Brunelleschi Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Louvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French) Art Market:
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
193 works by or related to the artist
Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Sotheby's Sold Lot ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Filippo Brunelleschi at The Art Renewal CenterMiscellaneous Sites:
Filippo Brunelleschi in the Web Gallery of Art
Wikimedia Commons Image Database
1200 Years of Italian Sculpture (mostly in Italian)
Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)
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California State University WorldImages Database
Mary Ann Sullivan's Digital Imaging Project
Ospedale degli Innocenti
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!
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Great Buildings OnlineArticles and Reference Sites:
The Modernist Journals Project
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Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Filippo Brunelleschi
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists
Biography of the artist. Detailed, but Vasari's anecdotes are sometimes inaccurate.
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
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Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture
Brunelleschi and Ghiberti: The Feud That Sparked the Renaissance